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suffix meaning abnormal sofeting
toward the midline
death of bone tissue
Outbreak of a disease occurring over a large geographic area.
outward curvature of the thoracic spine
bone broken into many pieces.
Breakdown of muscle tissue.
Condition know as hiccups.
paralysis of both legs and the lower part of the body.
bending the foot upward at the ankle?
Abnormal hardening of an artery?
abnormally high white blood cell count
a person might experience dyspnea with what condition?
colonoscopy would be performed by a
a stone in the urinary bladder is known as
congenital abnormality in the male in which the urethral opening is located on the upper surface of the penis
Term that refers to an irrational fear of going out in public.
Ophthalmologist treats disorders of the
Pruritis is also known as
Cicatrices is written in
Menorrhagia refers to
excessive menstrual flow.
an unexpected reaction to a drug is called
a is a set of signs and symptoms that occur together as part of a specific disease process.
Olfaction refers to
Neural tube defect
inflammation of the brain.
the separates the thoracic cavity from the abdominal cavity
Paradoxical effect of a drug is
the opposite effect from that expected
drugs are metabolized in the
primary site from which drugs are excreated from the body
most rapid drug adimistrating is
medication orders should not contain
reason for prescription.
Gauge of the needle refers to
lasix is 40 mg
medical assistants should not
diagnose the patient.
faster onset of action is not a correct reason for
giving medication orally in comparison to parenteral.
when administering medication by nasogastric tube all of the following are true except
the medication should be cold.
at what angle are intradermal injections given.
the appropriate gauge for an intradermal needle is
the preferred site for an intramuscular injection in adults is
the preferred site for an intramuscular injection in children is